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Hasbro Announces “Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest” Virtual Event For April

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The Press Release:
Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) has officially announced the launch of a brand-new collector-focused event, Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest. The virtual event, occurring April 9 at 11 a.m. EST, will be hosted by SYFY Wire on-air correspondent, writer, and producer, Jackie Jennings, and available to watch exclusively on the Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest page. The event will bring never-before-seen content and product reveals directly to Hasbro’s passionate community of collectors in lieu of the company’s annual Entertainment Brand Preview Event held during New York Toy Fair each year. Fans can look forward to engaging panels and activations from Hasbro brands, including G.I. Joe, Power Rangers, and Transformers as well as premier partner brands Marvel, Star Wars™ and Fortnite.

Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest brings collectors a schedule filled with exciting brand panels that will offer exclusive news and opportunities to secure their favorite products before anyone else, as well as special guest appearances including Henry Golding, star of the upcoming film Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins and cast members of the new series Power Ranger Dino Fury. In addition to panels, fans can look forward to product giveaways, behind-the-scenes content and more!
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Get Your Free “Marvel Value Stamp Book” @ Participating Retailers

Back in July I shared some news from the Mighty Marvel Comics side of the fence about the return of the “Mighty Marvel Value Stamps” and if you missed that post or are new to our presentations just click on THIS LINK to be more up to speed. Earlier today I was in my local comic book retailer and they had the colorful folder where the collectors could showcase their stamps. I took a few photos of the whole thing to share them with you.

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Once you open the folder you get a summary of the program and an advertisement about the return of “The Phoenix”. Marvel is making a pretty big deal about this and you should watch this section of the website because I will be shining a spotlight on the next round of True Believers comics which will be all focused on The Phoenix character.

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Marvel Legacy Introduces The “1,000,000 BC Avengers”!!!

We will have to wait until “Marvel Legacy” #1 hits the stands to know what they are all about, but the fine folks at the House Of Ideas has shared some images of a team known as the 1,000,000 BC Avengers. Let’s take a look at the team members Agamotto, Black Panther, Ghost Rider, Iron Fist, Odin, Phoenix and Starbrand.

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LEGO Presents “Spider-Man & Venom” Brickheadz SDCC 2017 Exclusive

I’ve been sharing some of the San Diego Comic Con exclusives for a couple of weeks now and if you’ve missed any of those posts just click HERE to bring up the rundown of them to assist your shopping should you be attending the convention in the coming weeks. I’ve just gotten the inside scoop on what the fine folks at LEGO will be offering up and the timing of my posting this is almost perfect since it has to do with the one and only Amazing Spider-Man. Read on to the official press release and provided images.

The Press Release:
Marvel BrickHeadz: The LEGO Group will be offering two LEGO BrickHeadz building sets, including this set from Marvel Universe Spider-Man & Venom, containing 144 pieces and priced at $40. Only available for purchase at San Diego Comic-Con.

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Marvel & Starset Present: “The Prox Transmissions” Coming September 2017

Fans of the band Starset and Marvel Comics will be excited about the collaboration between the bands lead singer Dustin Bates and prolific scribe Peter David. Check out the cover, the press release and some sample pages below.

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The Press Release:
New York, NY-June 15, 2017- Marvel Comics is proud to announce a unique collaboration with Dustin Bates, lead singer and founder of the multi-media, modern rock band Starset, along with fan-favorite writer, Peter David (Ben Reilly: Scarlett Spider, Spider-Verse) for an all-new original 88-page graphic novel, THE PROX TRANSMISSIONS.

Inspired by the likes of Nikola Tesla and Carl Sagan, Starset’s albums, along with videos, websites, novels and one-of-a-kind live performances, were created as part of the over-arching concept, The Starset Society. Where science and fiction collide, The Starset Society is dedicated to publicizing emerging, near-future technologies and investigating their inevitable social, economic, political, and philosophical impact on society. Through this enlightening exploration, The Starset Society has teamed up with Marvel Comics to produce a one-of-a-kind adventure like nothing seen before.

A secret transmission from the far reaches of the galaxy falls into the hands of SETI radio astronomer Dr. Stephen Browning. His world begins to unravel as he discovers the cryptic message including information of advanced technology and a dire warning from the future. After Browning seeks aid of brilliant-yet-impetuous playboy Dr. Aston Wise, the two set off on an epic journey to discover the meaning of the transmission, only to discover that they are pawns in a much bigger game. Humanity hangs in the balance as powerful forces vie for control of the future, with only Wise and Browning to stop them.
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